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Not yet registered to vote on 2 May? Don’t worry you still have time to do so

People wishing to vote in the forthcoming series of elections on 2 May but not yet registered to vote still have time to register online to ensure they can take part on polling day.

10 Apr 24

Climate grant deadline approaches

The next deadline to apply to the new Wandsworth Climate Microgrants scheme is April 26.

16 Apr 24

Tooting business caught for a second time breaking law on underage sales

A shop in Tooting which repeatedly flouted laws banning the sale of alcohol and nicotine products to children has been fined almost £7,000 after being prosecuted by Wandsworth Council's trading standards team.

11 Apr 24

West Putney ward by-election to be held on 2 May 

Residents living in West Putney ward will be invited to elect a new councillor at a local by-election to be held on Thursday, 2 May.

05 Apr 24

Council Tax freeze for Wandsworth means lowest Council Tax in the country

  • Residents to pay the lowest Council Tax in the country. 
  • Cost of Living support scheme most generous in London. 
  • Council Tax freeze, decade of renewal for all.  
19 Feb 24

Food waste collections for all

  • All residents will benefit from food waste collections in 2024.  
  • More than 80,000 households will receive the new service in June.  
  • Food waste collections will be rolled out to flats by the end of the year.  
15 Mar 24

Wandsworth residents said to be happiest thanks to historic local landmarks

According to a report in The Times newspaper (Thursday), people living in Wandsworth are among the happiest in the country due to the close proximity of so many heritage sites across the borough.

22 Mar 24

Residents reminded ‘Voter ID’ rules are in place for May’s GLA and Mayoral elections

People planning to vote in person in the forthcoming London Mayor and London Assembly elections are being reminded they will need to bring photographic ID under new Government rules.

05 Apr 24

Wandsworth launches new Neighbourhood Renewal Fund for local improvements

  • Neighbourhood improvements funded by developers. 
  • New fund as part of decade of renewal for borough. 
  • Residents encouraged to add requests onto new online map. 
18 Mar 24

Advance warning of gas main replacement work in Balham’s Bedford Hill

Residents and visitors to Balham town centre are being given advance warning of significant gas main repair works starting early next month which will affect travel plans and local bus routes.

22 Mar 24

Women celebrate Enterprise Day at Wandsworth awards event

The winners of this year's Wandsworth Women's Enterprise Awards have been announced at a star-studded event with guest speakers including Karen Millen and Viv Groskop.

22 Mar 24

Wandsworth wins bid to become London Borough of Culture 2025: Let’s do this together!  

We’re delighted to announce that Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, has chosen Wandsworth to become London Borough of Culture 2025. 

11 Mar 24

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